CCA is an accredited community college with campuses in Aurora and Denver Colorado

Welcome to Social Sciences 

The faculty and students of Social Sciences at the Community College of Aurora study, interpret, and celebrate individuals, societies, and cultures, to understand both difference and connection, and to create a better future.


 

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News & Events

  • Goal: raise level of filmmaking

    Two dozen esteemed filmmakers from the world’s third-largest producer of content were embedded in an intensive four-week course at the Colorado Film School this spring. Their overarching mission: to raise professional standards for future features in Nigeria – and potentially allow their homeland to compete for international awards.

  • Selected as top-five entry

    The Community College of Aurora was named as one of five scholarship winners in the 2015 National Model United Nations video contest.

    Building on the incredible work done by Political Science faculty Dr. Bobby Pace and the college's 16-person team of student delegates, Ryan Elam of College Communications, created an outstanding mini-documentary outlining the entire journey.

  • Given to college's top faculty

    William Hicks (Film/Video) and Elizabeth Hirsh (Anthropology) were recognized for making a significant difference for CCA students.

  • See vehicles, music, reenactors

    The Donna Moravec Gallery on the Lowry Campus of the Community College of Aurora will feature an exhibition, “The Art that Won The War” that kicks off with a reception May 7 from 5-7:30 p.m.

  • Contributions to profession cited

    CCA's Maria Halloran on Nov. 15 received the Gladys Doty Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Profession at the annual Fall CoTESOL Convention. The board of CoTESOL (Colorado Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages) unanimously approved the award. Fellow CCA faculty members Daniel Schweissing and Chris Tombari made speeches on Halloran's behalf.

  • Registration is open now!

    View the 2015 Summer Class schedule. 

  • Roth tackles the 'Right to Die'

    A Persuasive Speaking Competition for Denver Metro Area community-college students was held May 1 at the Larry D. Carter Theater. The Community College of Aurora's Austin Roth was judged the winner from among the five contestants competing. Roth's speech was entitled, "The Right to Die: Your Choice."

  • Free prep for eligible families

    Calculator, tax form 1040 and a pencil on a deskEach year, CCA is a host site for Tax Help Colorado on the Lowry campus.

  • CCA near the top

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  • Concurrent enrollment segment reairing

    CNN featured CCA on its July 13 broadcast of "Fareed Zakaria GPS."

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